Home explosion in southern Indiana kills 3

Home explosion in southern Indiana kills 3

Three people were killed Wednesday when a home exploded in the southern Indiana city of Evansville, authorities said. David Anson, deputy chief coroner for Vanderburgh County, told The Associated Press that the identities of the people who died will not be released until the next kin has been notified. Evansville Police Department spokeswoman Sgt. Anna … Read more

Vanessa Bryant cries as attorney accuses LA officers of sharing Kobe crash scene photos ‘for laughs’

Vanessa Bryant cries as attorney accuses LA officers of sharing Kobe crash scene photos ‘for laughs’

Vanessa Bryant’s attorney has accused Los Angeles County officials of exploiting Kobe Bryant’s death and sharing photos from the scene of his helicopter crash “for laughs” in opening arguments in a civil trial that began Wednesday. Bryant is suing the county for invasion of privacy, arguing that Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies and firefighters took … Read more

Google Search will improve snippets to prevent misinformation

Google Search will improve snippets to prevent misinformation

The team behind Google Search is tweaking its featured snippets — the text boxes that sometimes spread false information while trying to offer help. The company announced an update. that’s supposed to make the answers more precise and avoid the problem of false premises, or questions where no definitive-sounding answer would make sense. Combined with … Read more

Russia struggles to replenish its troops in Ukraine

Russia struggles to replenish its troops in Ukraine

The inmates of the St. Petersburg penal colony were waiting for the visit of officials, thinking that it would be some kind of inspection. Instead, uniformed men arrived and offered them amnesty, if they would agree to fight alongside the Russian army in the Ukraine. Over the next few days, about a dozen left the … Read more

US gas prices drop below $4 a gallon

US gas prices drop below  a gallon

US gas prices fell below $4 a gallon on Thursday, retreating to their lowest level since March, a drop that has brought relief to Americans struggling with the skyrocketing cost of everything from groceries to up to rent. The national average cost of a gallon of regular gas is now $3.99, according to AAA. That’s … Read more

New Langya virus infects dozens in eastern China: study | health news

New Langya virus infects dozens in eastern China: study |  health news

The Langya virus, which can cause fever, fatigue and nausea, is found in 35 people in eastern China, the researchers say. Scientists in Asia have identified a new virus that can cause severe fever and was likely transmitted to humans from animals in eastern China. Langya henipavirus (LayV) was found in 35 people in China’s … Read more

Galaxy Watch 5: this is what Samsung will update for 2022

Galaxy Watch 5: this is what Samsung will update for 2022

What’s going on Samsung’s newest watches, the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro, will arrive on August 26. They feature better battery life and skin temperature sensors, and promise longer durability. why does it matter Last year’s Samsung watch was the debut of Google’s new Wear OS, and smartwatches are looking for better battery … Read more

Walgreens played a ‘substantial’ role in San Francisco’s opioid crisis, judge says | opioid crisis

Walgreens played a ‘substantial’ role in San Francisco’s opioid crisis, judge says |  opioid crisis

Walgreens “substantially contributed” to San Francisco’s opioid epidemic by failing to do due diligence on the prescriptions that plagued the city for 15 years, a federal judge has found. The city won what local media have called a “historical trial” against Walgreens, and Judge Charles Breyer found that the pharmacy chain had failed to adequately … Read more

Shock and Shame Among Some Muslims Over Afghans Accused of New Mexico Murders

Shock and Shame Among Some Muslims Over Afghans Accused of New Mexico Murders

Participants in an interfaith memorial service enter the Islamic Center of New Mexico mosque to commemorate four slain Muslim men, hours after police said they had arrested the main suspect in the killings, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. U.S. August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Hay Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record ALBUQUERQUE, … Read more